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Preston Royal Branch Library

New hours coming April 6, 2015


Preston Royal Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

5626 Royal Lane, 75229 (map)

214-670-7128 | prestonroyal@dallaslibrary.org

On bus route: 36
   Route 36 is about 1/2 mile from the library.

Service Hours

Mon
10-6
Tue
10-8
Wed
10-8
Thu
10-8
Fri
10-6
Sat
10-6
Sun
1-5

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Upcoming Events

Little Bookworms Story Time

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Theme: America

This toddler story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities.


Go van Gogh! Splashes of Color

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Dallas's Museum of Art comes to the Preston Royal Library to present their dynamic program, "Splashes of Color." Explore the creative and active works by Japanese artists Kazuo Shiraga and Sadamasa Motonaga before releasing your own inner artist with experimental artwork!

Maximum group size 30.
Presented by the Dallas Art Museum


Discover! Storytime

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Theme: Animals on the farm

Join us for a story time geared for Kindergarten-aged children as we read books, sing songs, and create crafts!


Preston Hollow Democrats

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

The Preston Hollow Democrats emphasize political and community events and activities in the Preston Hollow area of Senate District 16 and Texas House District 114. Free and open to all!


Preston Royal Purls Knitting Social

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Every Friday from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. in the Auditorium


Superhero Science

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Is it really possible to fly like a superhero? Questions like this are answered at Superhero Science! Be amazed at this spectacular science spectacle!
Presented by Mad Science.
Generously sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.


Young@Heart Game Day

When: Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Crack out the "Settlers of Catan," "Ticket to Ride," "Texas 42" and "Clue!" It's time to play the best board games around. Preston Royal will have games available, but encourages people to bring and share their own games as well.

Recommended ages: 12 to adult


Intermediate Spanish Classes

When: Monday, July 13, 2015 - 2:15 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library

Intermediate Spanish Classes for adults. For additional information contact Joan Susman (josusman@tx.rr.com).


Intermediate French Classes

When: Monday, July 13, 2015 - 3:15 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Intermediate French Classes for adults. For more information contact Joan Susman (josusman@tx.rr.com).


Little Bookworms Story Time: Music Together

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come join us for singing and dancing with Music Together of Dallas! This delightful program fosters coordination, sociability and an early appreciation of music.

Presented by Music Together of Dallas


Kids STEAM: Owl Pellets

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Owls are amazing creatures and have interesting digestive systems. Learn some owl trivia and get your hands on a real owl pellet. What is an owl pellet? Come and find out! You will be dissecting owl pellets and identifying the critters they consumed by consulting bone charts! Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.


Teen STEAM: Blood Spatter Science

When: Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Ever thought Dexter's day job was cool? Want to learn one of the ways to solve crime? You should try out forensics! Learn how forensic scientists study blood at crime scenes to determine where things went dreadfully wrong.

Sponsored by UTD.


Preston Royal Purls Knitting Social

When: Friday, July 17, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Every Friday from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. in the Auditorium


Plant a Plant!

When: Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come learn about plants and plant your own to take home to watch grow!

Presented by Home Depot


Indian Bharatnatyam Performance

When: Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

See a performance of Asian Indian Classical dance in Bharatnatyam style with vibrant native costumes set to original recorded music.

Presented by the Indian Cultural Heritage Foundation
Sponsored by CAP.


Intermediate Spanish Classes

When: Monday, July 20, 2015 - 2:15 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library

Intermediate Spanish Classes for adults. For additional information contact Joan Susman (josusman@tx.rr.com).


Intermediate French Classes

When: Monday, July 20, 2015 - 3:15 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Intermediate French Classes for adults. For more information contact Joan Susman (josusman@tx.rr.com).


Library Live! Tanabata Matsuri

When: Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Create a special craft based on the Tanabata Matsuri, one of Japan's oldest and most beloved summer festivals, with illustrator Jennifer Kindert. Learn about the ancient Japanese and Chinese astronomy-based legend that this centuries-old festival revolves around and how the Tanabata Matsuri is celebrated throughout Japan today.


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